The Arthritis Foundation, Great West Region, Northern California offices provide information, events, advocacy and research funding for the 1.1 million individuals in Northern California who struggle daily with arthritis.
The Teen Retreat provides teens, ages 14-18 and in high school, with an opportunity to learn more about managing arthritis while having fun and making new friends.
Join us for a thrilling runway show, luncheon and reception, as we fight arthritis with fashion.
Don't miss the arthritis education and resource event of the year. The Bone and Joint EXPO provides attendees with access to 20 educational seminars, health screenings, networking opportunities and products designed to improve quality of life and enable better health self-management.
Jingle with Us
Jingle Bell Run is a festive race that helps champion arthritis research and brings people from all walks of life together, to say Yes to furthering a great cause. Whether you prefer to walk or run, wear your ugly Christmas sweater or tie jingle bells to your shoes, this 5K is sure to spread smiles, holiday cheer and a winning spirit.
Golden State Orthopaedics Hosts Golf Tournament
On June 19, 2015, Golden State Orthopaedics held our 3rd Annual GSOpen Golf Tournament supporting the Arthritis Foundation. We raised a total of $15,000 making it a total of $47,500 over the past three years. We are very excited about the 2016 GSOpen Tournament at Schaffer’s Mill Golf & Lake Club in Truckee, CA on Saturday, June 25, 2016. We welcome all golfers to this event and expect it to sell out quickly as space is limited. For more details, please check out our website at www.gsopen.com.
Research Participants Needed
ORCAS is conducting research for a new app to help people like you - who have chronic osteoarthritis and want to be more physically active in ways that are safe. Research participants will complete two online surveys, use the app for 30 days, and earn compensation up to $100 in Amazon e-gift cards. To see if you qualify, take a short survey and sign up at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/exrxeval